Published February 16, 2015 by
Candy Bouquet Gift Ideas
Running out of ideas for gift giving? It can get a little tough to come up with creative ideas every time a birthday, holiday, or special occasion comes around. In fact, with so many different gift giving reasons, it's extremely challenging to come up with something you haven't given in a previous year. Well, this year you can give a new treat to those on your list. Give a candy bouquet that you make yourself or that you purchase online.
Photo Credit: Thank You Candy Bouquet - what a great way to thank a business client or a colleague for a referral! This bouquet features full size candy bars and candies arranged in a fun gift box.
When you need a gift for someone that is feeling under the weather, a gift box overflowing with delicious candy is sure to bring a smile to their face. The adorable "Get Well" bouquet shown to the right features a wide array of full size candy that are placed on stems and then artfully arranged in a gift box.
Alternatively, you can find get well candy baskets that are arranged in smiley mugs (great if you need a lower price point) and doctor's bag prescription themed gift boxes.
Anniversary Candy Bouquets
What woman wouldn't love to receive chocolate kisses that have been uniquely crafted to look like red rose buds and then arranged in a beautiful vase? The candy anniversary gift is just that - chocolate kiss rosebuds along with baby's breath and green cellophane create a beautiful display that will bring a smile to her face.
Other options to say I love you include bouquets of chocolate bars that are arranged in red or pink gift boxes and then topped with a Happy Anniversary or I Love You balloon. Alternatively, you could give an arrangement that is tailored to his or her specific interests like a gardening or sports themed bouquet.
DIY Candy Bouquets - Get step-by-step instructions in this video!
Birthday Candy Bouquets
The #1 reason to give a candy bouquet is to wish someone a Happy Birthday. And why not, birthday candy bouquets like the one shown to the right can feature festive colors and balloons along with a veritable buffet of their favorite candies. Fun birthday candle gift boxes, unique gift baskets, and birthday themed mugs all make great bases for this theme.
Another fun and festive candy gift option for birthdays is to arrange the bags of candy on floral foam rounds to create a unique candy cake. These cakes are a great choice when you want to give a gift that the birthday boy or girl can share with their friends or co-workers.
Over The Hill Birthday Bouquets
When you've got a friend, family member or co-worker that is celebrating a milestone birthday, you can again consider giving a themed candy bouquet like a 40th birthday gift. A fun and festive 40th birthday mug is overflowing with fun-sized candy bars as well as tissue paper and curling ribbon.
You can find lots of arrangements online that feature a 30th, 40th, 50th and even 60th birthday motif or an "over the hill" theme on containers like mugs, gift boxes, and even unique containers like cardboard coffins. Give them a treat and a keepsake all in one!
Congratulations Candy Bouquets
There are many reasons that you might need to congratulate someone. If they've received a promotion, graduated college, or retired from a job, a congratulations basket is a great way to let them know that you recognize their many accomplishments and wish them well as they embark on their next big adventure.
You can even find specialty containers such as graduation gift boxes and Happy Retirement arrangements that feature both candy and fresh-baked cookies.
Valentine's Day Candy
When it comes to holiday gift-giving, Valentine's Day is the most popular holiday for giving candy or chocolates to loved ones, friends and family members. You can find a wide array of unique Valentine Candy Bouquets, many of them feature fun-size candy bars arranged inside a decorative gift box.
Other options include gift baskets or gift towers overflowing with Ghirardelli or Godiva chocolates, festive heart-covered gift boxes filled with full-size candy bars that have been placed on stems and then arranged to look like a floral arrangement, and gift baskets full of various candies along with keepsakes like plush teddy bears. When it comes to Valentine's Day, the options for chocolate and candy gifts are virtually endless!
How To Make A Valentine Candy Bouquet
Choosing to give a candy basket for Christmas may not necessarily be the first thing that you think of, but once you see the unique options available for this season, you'll likely consider it as a good option. Candy and chocolates can easily be arranged in a wide range of containers which means that the final product looks very festive and it will convey your Happy Holiday wishes perfectly.
Sleighs, drum-shaped gift towers, festive red and green striped gift boxes, and of course golden gift baskets are just a few of the containers that can be utilized as the base for an amazing Christmas candy bouquet or chocolate arrangement. By placing the candy on stems and utilizing floral foam inside the base, a beautiful floral-like arrangement can be created. Best of all, you can use a wide range of hard candies, chocolate bars, and high-end chocolates to create an arrangement that could be enjoyed by the entire office or a large family.
Candy Gifts for Women
Find a theme that suits her interests, mix in some candy or chocolate and Voila, you've got an amazing gift that is sure to put a smile on her face. If she loves gardening, consider a candy gift that is arranged in a keepsake watering can or a floral themed gift box. Perhaps she is all about fine chocolates, then consider sending a Godiva filled tower of boxes.
Online you can find all kinds of candy for women that is suitable for any occasion or holiday. If you are on a tight budget, look for something smaller that is arranged in a ceramic coffee mug or create a candy bouquet yourself using her favorite candies.
Candy Gifts for Men
Men are notoriously difficult to buy gifts for so why not make it easy on yourself and give a gift that you know he'll love. Themed gift boxes overflowing with snacks and candy are a great choice that you know he won't return to the store for a refund. The sports themed gift box shown to the right would make a great gift for his birthday, Father's Day, or to say get well soon. You can find a wide array of candy gifts for men that feature sports, golf, junk food, and other popular motifs for guys.
Candy Gifts for Kids
Kids and candy just seem to go together like milk and cookies so what better way to cheer up a child that is feeling a bit under the weather or to say Happy Birthday. You can find kids candy bouquets that incorporate their favorite cartoon characters too - Dora the Explorer, Scooby Doo, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Spongebob Squarepants and more can be found in the
Character-shaped balloons, plush toys, and candy are arranged in gift baskets or gift boxes to create fun and festive arrangements that are sure to bring a smile to any kids face.